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Moisture Testing Meters

* Pre home purchase survey moisture testing
* Damp basement moisture tests
* Leaky home building testing
* Post flood drying test

Protect your family’s health and Safety 

Building moisture ranks near the top of the list of most common problems found during buying home inspections. I think it is safe to also say that building moisture, most noteworthy, basement moisture is often over looked.

If your home has a  moisture problem then you must need moisture test specialist, so, have the knowledge, moisture testers to properly find your problems, therefore, create cost effective repairs.

Often after a flood, well meaning but un informed people will often think. The surface looks and feels dry, therefore, it must be dry. This is often a serious mistake because flood water gets right into everything. This includes behind skirting board, jib, wall cavities, flooring and dry carpet. The surfaces may look dry with home dehumidifiers or fans. However, the real problem is the hidden moisture that can not be seen.  This will continue to cause mold to grow where you cant see, as a result, damaged rotting areas, long term mold, and, smell. Its important to get your flood drying carpet, walls and cavities dried by the flood experts.

Mold 

Excess moisture can lead to problems, such as  odors, rotted framing, structural pests, foundation movement and, allergy irritating mold.Some mold can be cancer causing, so, this needs to be taken seriously.
mold moisture testMold grows wherever it can find both food, and, water. As food sources are  in buildings. The mold growth generally, also, shows the excess moisture which may be due to leaking water pipes, flooding, also, building material. 

Mold release toxins, so, result in health effects, including:

  • allergies
  • asthma, and, other breathing disorders
  • eye, nose, and, sore throat
  • skin problems
  • fatigue
  • headache

Moisture Meter Probe Tests

Moisture probes are effective for testing inside the building material or structure. Servicing North Shore, West, East South Auckland City.

Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry is specialist of moisture testing, furthermore,, drying in residential. and. commercial buildings. We can offer you honest and reliable buying home check, and moisture testing services you need. Call us today on 0800 783-266 or email.